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Historical Seed Catalogs: Illustrated and descriptive seed catalogue and price list by E.J. Bowen (1901) – 51 in a series

Historical Seed Catalogs: Illustrated and descriptive seed catalogue and price list by E.J. Bowen (1901) – 51 in a series Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs** Many of these books may be available from your local library. Check it […]

From Gardening Don’ts (1913) by M.C. 12

DON’T, when you are being shown a garden more celebrated for its pic- turesqueness than for the spotless tidiness of its borders, fix your eye on a flourishing nettle, and ask your friend how many gardeners she keeps ! Read and Download the entire book from Archive.org * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com […]

Historical Garden Books – 62 in a series – The tree book by Inez N. McFee

Historical Garden Books – 62 in a series – The tree book by Inez N. McFee Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org   FOREWORD In this little volume the author has brought together an interesting fund of information concerning the life history of the common species of American trees, and such […]

Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents: 18 in a series – Lithops (Living Stones)

Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents: 18 in a series – Lithops (Living Stones) Lithops is a genus of succulent plants in the ice plant family, Aizoaceae. Members of the genus are native to southern Africa. The name is derived from the Ancient Greek words λίθος (lithos), meaning “stone,” and ὄψ (ops), meaning “face,” referring to the stone-like appearance of the plants. They avoid being […]

Historical Seed Catalogs: Flower seeds from Miss C.H. Lippincott (1898) – 50 in a series

Historical Seed Catalogs: Flower seeds from Miss C.H. Lippincott (1898) – 50 in a series Download in Text, PDF, Single Page JPG, TORRENT from Archive.org * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs** Many of these books may be available from your local library. Check it out!  Read more on this […]

Azalea Flower In The Garden via Instagram

Azalea Flower In The Garden A closeup view of one of the profusion of azalea blossoms this week.  and Follow Join A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook Don’t miss a single post! Sign up for the Gardener’s Notebook Mailing List See all my garden, flowers and nature related products at  DouglasEWelch.com/shop/ Find more at @DEWDesignPhoto Read […]

From Gardening Don’ts (1913) by M.C. 11

  DON’T, if you wish to please a friend who has designed a very artistic garden, remark: ‘How charminglyrustic you have made it all.’   Read and Download the entire book from Archive.org * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs** Many of these books may be available from your local […]

Snowflakes (Leucojum) – A Minute In The Garden for A Gardener’s Notebook [Video]

Part of a series from A Gardener’s Notebook @douglaswelch Snowflakes (Leucojum) and acanthus in the garden #snowflakes #leucojum #garden #gardening #flowers #plants ♬ Nature – Boenox In this episode: Snowflakes (Leucojum) rise in the garden against a background of acanthus. Snowdrops (Galanthus) don’t grow here in Southern California, so these are our replacement bulbs for […]

Azalea – A Minute In The Garden for A Gardener’s Notebook [Video]

Part of a series from A Gardener’s Notebook @douglaswelch Amazing Azalea Bloom from A Gardener’s Notebook #flowers#garden#azalea#gardening #plants #nature ♬ Nature – Dimi L. In this episode: An amazing bloom from our azalea this year after our heavy December rains. Music: “Almost New” by KenMacLeod (http://incompetech.com) under Creative Commons License Help Support A Gardener’ Notebook! […]

Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents: 17 in a series – Colorful Succulent by Douglas E. Welch

Captivating Cactus and Striking Succulents: 17 in a series – Colorful Succulent by Douglas E. Welch Follow @agardenersnotebook on Instagram Like A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs** Many of these books may be available from your local library. Check it out! Read more on […]